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Don’t Have Time to Read Books? Try This One Weird Trick

Sorry for the clickbait headline. I’ll keep this short.Here’s my suggestion: if you don’t have time to read books, start reading chapters …

Literary Mixtape: Alexander Chee finds a heroine – with Beyoncé's help

<i>We’ve asked some of our favorite authors to make us a mixtape. This month’s installment is from Alexander Chee, whose new novel, Queen of the Night (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) comes out this week. It’s a novel about “one woman’s rise from pioneer girl to circus rider to courtesan to world-renowned</i> …


The book most people have lied about reading – and it's not War and Peace

You might expect hefty Russian tome War And Peace to be the book that Britons are most likely to have lied about reading.<p>But children's favourite Alice's Adventures In Wonderland by Lewis Carroll is responsible for the most literary fibs, according to a BBC survey.<p>Those who have struggled to make …


5 Great Books To Read In February

Some of the recent favorites we’ve reviewed in the BuzzFeed Books newsletter.

New Comic Book Releases For February 3 2016

<b>NEW SINGLE ISSUES</b><p>Single issues are periodicals, usually around 20 pages in length and priced from $2.99 to $4.99, and published in print and …

Graphic Novels

'Poems To Learn By Heart': The Merits Of Memorizing Verse

Caroline Kennedy's latest book comes with an agenda: to encourage a return to poetic memorization and recitation that both families and schools once considered routine.<p>In <i>Poems to Learn by Heart,</i> Kennedy stresses the importance of memorizing poetry and presents a collection of poems that she …